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In Other Words: What are you looking forward to at the fair

ROME TOWNSHIP

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It is many things to many people: a chance to win an award for hard work, a place to meet old friends and make new ones, the prime location for a little fun this week.

The Lawrence County Junior Fair began Saturday at the fairgrounds in Rome Township. It will continue through the end of this week.

What are fairgoers most looking

forward to this week?

“Watching the demolition derby.”

— J.R. Lewis, 10, Pedro.

“The horse show and the demolition derby. I like the action.”

— Santana Lewis, 13, Pedro.

“Cotton Candy.”

— Chris Monday, Cookeville, Tenn.

“I want to do well in the horse show and get a grand champion (trophy) for my hogs.”

— Jonah Graybeal, 10, Scottown.

“ I like where they crash cars together.”

— Tanner Cochran, 7, Kitts Hill.